Category Archive: STYLE TIPS

Style Crush: Esther Quek

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We’ve all seen street fashion with tomboyish touches added, but masculine inspired fashion has been on the upsurge. So, feast your eyes on Esther Quek, fashion editor of The Rake. Her self-assured confidence… Continue reading

Wild for Gatsby Fashion

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It’s no secret that Baz Luhrmann created a super decadent vision of The Great Gatsby, and to be honest…we’re just eating it all up over here. The costumes (dripping crystals, feathers, and luxurious… Continue reading

Coachella Week 2: Cuties, Kooks & Chaos

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What can we say about our Coachella adventure? It. Was. Ri. Dic! We saw The Lumineers, Pusha-T, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Wu-Tang Clan (just to name a few of the performers we… Continue reading

Remix: 6 Ways to Wear a Garter Dress

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We decided the garter trend was cool a long time ago, but we didn’t realize the infinite style possibilities for the buckled details until our lead stylist, Andie, started playing around with a… Continue reading

The Essentials: What To Bring To Coachella

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It’s one of the most anticipated music events of the year and it’s finally kicking off this weekend. Six days of music, booze, friends, and fashion sounds like heaven- but it could quickly… Continue reading

Microtrend: Jellies are the Jam

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Remember those awesome glitter jellies you rocked everywhere you went in elementary school? Well, they’re back. But this time, they’re a lot more grown-up. With bows, flowers, and embellishments, you’re sure to find… Continue reading

Microtrend: Garter Accents

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Garters have forever been a staple of intimate apparel. But someone decided it was time for garters to get out of bed and join the rest of the cool kids in becoming one… Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery: Badass Braids

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It’s time you jumped on this braided bandwagon thing. Why? This timeless hairstyle has stood the test of time, and it’s showing no sign of ever going away. We know what you’re thinking.… Continue reading

Quick Tip: Apply Lipstick with a Brush

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Confession: we spend a lot of time watching our resident MUAs in action in hopes of picking up tricks for the perfect pout, mile-long lashes, and a clear complexion. The other day we… Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery: Pastel Colored Hair

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If you haven’t already heard, it’s all about pastels this season. Makes sense, right? Springtime and pastels go together like hipsters and bow ties, like kittens and cuteness. But if the idea of… Continue reading

How to: Dress for a Super Bowl Party

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In case you don’t follow sports, Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend. Naturally, we’ve been preparing by picking out the perfect cute and casual outfits to rock at all the amazing parties. And… Continue reading

How to: Tie a Scarf 3 Ways

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The temperatures are finally starting to drop, pumpkins are taking over empty lots, and the GoJane writers have been spending all their free time jumping in leaves. What does all of this mean?… Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery: Leggings

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While you could easily wear your trusty jeans and tee combo, that doesn’t mean you should. After all, with all the options available, do you really want to be the one who keeps… Continue reading

DIY: Three Totally Awesome Halloween Costumes

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Don’t know if you’ve noticed, but Halloween is less than two weeks away.  And while GoJane has tons of Halloween costumes all ready for you, we also have another trick up our sleeve:… Continue reading

How to: Wear Tights This Fall

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We’ve already documented our love of wearing tights with shorts, but we haven’t quite delved into how to rock tights with… well, everything. So, that’s what we’re dedicating today’s post to, and we’re… Continue reading

How to: Wear White After Labor Day

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Over 100 years ago, it was decided by some wealthy fashionistas that white should not be worn after Labor Day. The trend, which was vaguely practical, then trickled down to fashion magazines. (We’ll… Continue reading

Five Red Pieces to Celebrate Fashion’s Night Out

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Thursdays aren’t typically a busy day, but today is an exception because there are several big things going on tonight: President Obama’s acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention, the MTV Music Awards,… Continue reading

How to: Dress for a Concert

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If you haven’t noticed, there are a lot of pretty cool shows and concerts coming up. In fact, we’re sure that nearly everyone reading this will find something they want to attend because… Continue reading

Five Things You Need for Labor Day Weekend

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We’d probably find an excuse to indulge in some retail therapy even if it wasn’t Labor Day weekend, but we’re gonna pretend that we’re encouraging you to score new stuff because it’s a… Continue reading

How to: Take a Dress from Day to Night

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We’ve all had those days where you get invited out last minute or don’t have time to change between plans, but don’t worry. We’ve got you covered. There are tons of ways you… Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery: Skulls and Crosses

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We’ve already told you about one of our fave trends (spikes and studs) for the upcoming season, but we think you’re ready for another one: skulls and crosses. And, just so you know,… Continue reading

How to: Wear Spikes and Studs

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Is it just us, or has the summer flown by? Maybe it’s ’cause we were super busy; between assembling our July 2012 lookbook, checking out the hottest swim looks from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week,… Continue reading

How to: Wear High-Waisted Jeans

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Confession: when high-waisted jeans (along with their natural allies, crop tops) began trickling into GoJane there was a lot of muttering darkly about the 90’s being over and asking, “Why are we getting… Continue reading

Happy International Cat Day!

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Of all the holidays, this one is our most fave! We know everyone has their own way of celebrating this wondrous, worldwide occasion, but might we make some suggestions? adopt a cat from… Continue reading

Back 2 School Must-Haves

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We hate to be the bearer of bad news…but someone’s gotta get your head back into the school game. It’s time to unpack from all of the summertime shenanigans. Let’s bid adieu to… Continue reading

How to: Dress for the First Day of School

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We know it’s cruel to remind many of you that school will soon start. After all, we’re guessing that you didn’t manage to accomplish everything you had hoped to accomplish during those three… Continue reading

How To: Wear Striped Pants

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We blame Taylor Tomasi Hill for our obsession and fascination with striped pants. After seeing Prabal Gurung’s muse in a perfectly tailored pair of flared leg, striped pants we were undeniably in love.… Continue reading

MBFashionWeek: Swim 2013 (Miami Beach Part II)

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There were so many noteworthy suits showcased at this year’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week (Swim 2013), that we had to hook you gals up with a follow-up to Part I. These collections hit the… Continue reading

MBFashionWeek: Swim 2013 (Miami Beach Part I)

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This past week, Miami Beach, Florida celebrated all things summer, during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. We’re talking bronzed beauties, sippin’ on refreshing mojitos at poolside parties, while sporting some of the sexiest swimwear the… Continue reading

Style Crush: Amy Heidemann of Karmin

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We were first bitten by the smitten bug, when we got a glimpse of Amy Heidemann (one half of American pop duo, Karmin), prancing around on the infamous Saturday Night Live stage and… Continue reading

Style Crush: Gwen Stefani

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Recently the interwebs have been atwitter over the news that No Doubt, the punk ska band known for hits such as “Just a Girl”, “Hey, Baby”, and “Underneath It All”,  are releasing a… Continue reading

How to: Dress for a Summer Wedding

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Since the weather has gotten warmer and the days have gotten longer, you’ve probably seen a lot more white dresses and tuxedos gracing parks, beaches, and churches. Summer is definitely wedding season. Getting… Continue reading

How to: Wear a Printed Skirt

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Dressing for success doesn’t just mean wearing boring blazers and knee length pencil skirts. Instead, showing off your style smarts requires some serious sartorial cunning. And you know one of our fave ways… Continue reading

Style Gallery: Bustiers

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The word ‘bustier’ may make you think of Madonna circa 1986, but we assure you that the new generation of bustiers is far more sweet and less jarring than Madge’s “Like a Virgin”… Continue reading

How to: Do the Waterfall Hem

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Mullet hem, high-low hem, and now… waterfall hem? Fortunately, you don’t have to remember all of these as distinct styles because each moniker refers to one thing: skirts, shirts, or dresses with a… Continue reading

Trend Alert: Cap Toe Heels

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If you’ve ever pored over pictures of female relatives from the 1980’s and early 1990’s, you’ve probably noticed an abundance of cap toe shoes (and shoulder pads). Today we’re focusing on cap toe… Continue reading

How to: Wear Polka Dot Mesh Insets Like a Celebrity

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Celebrities have ushered in their fair share of retina melting trends throughout the years (Uggs, anyone?), but we all know that celebrities are usually the arbiters of all that is cool. And you… Continue reading

How to: Dress for the Beach

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Dressing for the beach should be a relatively easy affair because clothing is often not a top priority when you’re dodging fearless seagulls, struggling to open a canopy while your friends mock you,… Continue reading

Style Crush: Iggy Azalea

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One of our fave new music (soon-to-be) superstars is Iggy Azalea. This Australian rapper looks like Grace Kelly, but her lyrics are so raw they’d make Ol’ Dirty Bastard blush. Plus, not only… Continue reading

How to: Wear Denim in the Summer

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Denim is a quintessential American staple and as such, you aren’t exactly surprised when it shows up on everything from jackets to formal wear (we’re talking to you, Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake… Continue reading

How to: Wear Baroque

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If you’ve been paying attention to the GoJane site lately, you’ve probably noticed the influx of items bearing the ‘baroque’ moniker. This name may initially lead you to vaguely remember something about 17th… Continue reading

MTV Movie Awards: A Recap of the Looks That Got Us Talking

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If you didn’t have the chance to watch last night’s MTV Movie Awards, let us offer you a quick recap: people still really love Twilight, Kardashian jokes never grow old, and Charlie Sheen… Continue reading

How to: Dress for Memorial Day

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Regardless of if you choose a good ol’ fashioned BBQ, a night out with the girls, or a day at the beach, we have the perfect outfit for your Memorial Day. So, take… Continue reading

How to: Wear a Cropped Top

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Maybe it’s because our photographers are listening to Jack’s Mannequin or perhaps it’s the fact that we are based in sunny Los Angeles, but the general mood in the GoJane office is that… Continue reading

How to: Wear Jumpsuits

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You know we love us a good runway look, but you know when we really feel something? When you notice that the coolest kid around is rocking something previously unattainable. And that’s the… Continue reading

Sneak Peek: Heel-less Platforms + Arm Bling

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Just so you know, the behind the scenes photos you’re about to feast your eyes on were so incredibly fun to shoot and style. Why? Our lovely models had the chance to strut… Continue reading

Street Style Snaps Show You the Hottest Way to Wear Printed Pants

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You’ve probably worn pants at some point in your life. In fact, we sincerely hope you have because otherwise you’re missing out on the glorious feeling you get from being totally confident you’re… Continue reading

Sneak Peek: Cool Stuff + Backstage Beauty

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We already know lots of girls style stalk on GoJane and in the spirit of generosity, we’re making that a little easier. Specifically, we want to show you all the cool things we… Continue reading